Dlagnya Rocks

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Dlagnya Rocks
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Location of Varna Peninsula on Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands
Dlagnya Rocks is located in Antarctic Peninsula
Dlagnya Rocks
Dlagnya Rocks
Location of Dlagnya Rocks
Dlagnya Rocks is located in Antarctica
Dlagnya Rocks
Dlagnya Rocks
Dlagnya Rocks (Antarctica)
Geography
Location Antarctica
Coordinates 62°25′38″S 60°09′39″W / 62.42722°S 60.16083°W / -62.42722; -60.16083
Archipelago South Shetland Islands
Administration
Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System
Demographics
Population uninhabited

Dlagnya Rocks (Bulgarian: скали Длъгня, ‘Skali Dlagnya’ \ska-'li 'dl&g-nya\) are the several contiguous rocks in Zed Islands off Varna Peninsula, Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands extending 540 m in north-south direction and 60 m wide. The area was visited by early 19th century sealers.

The rocks are named after the settlement of Dlagnya in Northern Bulgaria.

Location[edit]

Dlagnya Rocks are centred at 62°25′38″S 60°09′39″W / 62.42722°S 60.16083°W / -62.42722; -60.16083 and situated 150 m east of Esperanto Island and 100 m west-southwest of Goritsa Rocks. British mapping in 1968 and Bulgarian mapping in 2009.

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References[edit]

This article includes information from the Antarctic Place-names Commission of Bulgaria which is used with permission.

Topographic map of Livingston Island, Greenwich, Robert, Snow and Smith Islands.